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La Rochelle Motel

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Free Parking
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Kitchenette
Wheelchair Access
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We spent two nights at La Rochelle Motel and found it very clean, tidy, comfortable and quiet. We both had great sleeps. We enjoyed watching Rugby on the sky TV. The location is within a few minutes walk of cafes, shops and the Museum. We...More

Thank Malcolm T
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Reviewed 5 April 2018

This motel is located at the edge of town on corner of Rue Grehan and the main road through town. It is a two-story building and we enjoyed our second floor unit with a walk-out to a small balcony with two chairs and a table....More

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Response from LaRochelleMotel, Manager at La Rochelle MotelResponded 6 April 2018

Hi CanadaKate, Wow, thanks for providing us and our future guests such a detailed review. We think you have covered just about all the bases. Great to hear you have caught up with Fred the local butcher. He has some award winning local meat and...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This motel unit was warm, comfortable and well maintained. There was a kitchenette, with a small microwave, 2 hot plates and an under-bench fridge. This area would be adequate to prepare lunches and cook a simple dinner. There are both wine and water glasses. The...More

Thank Ruth G
Response from LaRochelleMotel, Manager at La Rochelle MotelResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Ruth, Thanks for taking time out of your day to provide our future guests with a detailed review of our rooms. Our rooms are designed to suit both those wishing to self-cater and those who want the convenience and taste sensation of dining out...More

Reviewed 16 April 2018

A great warm greeting from the hosts of this property. Very helpful and easy to deal with. The unit was spacious, clean comfortable and private. Our balcony had a lovely bush outlook, which was filled with birdsong. We arrived early and left late, and this...More

Thank Judy W
Response from LaRochelleMotel, Manager at La Rochelle MotelResponded 4 weeks ago

HI Judy, Thank you for the review. Although Autumn is now well set in the unit's patio are still a great spot to listen to the bird life and the creek, relax with a glass of local wine and maybe catch some sunshine. It's a...More

Reviewed 19 March 2018

Stayed in a lovely ground-floor room with a patio, perfect for sitting out on a sunny evening with a glass of wine. The room was furnished beautifully with plenty of space. The motel is far enough away from any hustle-and-bustle of the town but close...More

Thank 186284Liz
Response from LaRochelleMotel, Manager at La Rochelle MotelResponded 6 April 2018

Hi Liz, Thanks for reviewing our motel. Yes, the patio is the perfect spot for a glass of local wine and some Barry's bay cheese before wandering down to one of Akaroa's many eateries. It's a hard life some days!!! Safe travels, Alex & Jane

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GreenPartner
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Laundry Service
Self-Serve Laundry
Babysitting
Room amenities
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Details
Price range
US$79 - US$114 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$79 - US$114 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Marithel T
7 November 2016|
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Response from LaRochelleMotel | Property representative |
Hi there, Our 2 bedroom apartment would better suited for 6 people, it has a queen bed in 1 bedroom 2 king single beds in the 2nd bedroom, in the lounge there is a sofa bed and if needed we have a roller bed. Thank you for... More
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"If no mobility issues, recommend the second floor for breeze and balcony."
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"Try and book a ground floor room with a patio."
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"Top floor, either end"
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"Ask for upstairs room - very quite"
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